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Name: Dorota  Lockyer
Institution: University of British Columbia
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State and/or Country: Canada   
Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
Text/Corpus Linguistics
Ling & Literature
Specialty: Diminutives; (Emotive) Interjections; Pragmatic markers; Evaluative morphology; Evaluation; Linguistic expressions of emotion
Subject Language(s): English
Language Family(ies): Slavic Subgroup
Selected Publications: 2015. ''Diminutive Interjections in Polish: The Case of (O)Jejku and (O)Jejciu!'' Studies in Polish Linguistics 10(4): 197-221.

2014. ''The emotive meanings and functions of English ‘diminutive’ interjections in Twitter posts.'' SKASE Journal of Theoretical Linguistics 11.2: 68-89.

2014. Differences in diminutive meaning between Polish mały and Russian маленький. Linguistica Silesiana 35: 207-224.

2012. ''Such a tiny little thing: diminutive meanings in 'Alice in Wonderland' as a comparative translation study of English, Polish, Russian and Czech.'' Verges: Germanic & Slavic Studies in Review, 1.1: 10-23.
Courses Taught: Special Topics. Ways of Seeing: Virtual Tour of Russia and Eastern Europe. Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies, University of Victoria. January-April 2016. 200-level course.

Beginning Russian I. Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies, University of Victoria. January-April 2015. 100-level course.
Reviewer of: Approaches to Slavic Interaction (LL Issue 25.2335)
In Search of Jane Austen (LL Issue 26.1457)

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